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Image for Wellington Wings: An RAF Intelligence Officer in the Western Desert

Wellington Wings: An RAF Intelligence Officer in the Western Desert

By: CHAPPELL, F. R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, Crecy Publishing: 1992

Edition: New Edition of 1992

Seller ID: 2305

ISBN: 0947554270

Condition: Fine


Story of 205 Desert Group, the 'Desert Wellingtons', active in supporting the 8th Army in North Africa eventuallyy extending their activities to Europe. First published in 1992. 282pp, 36 illustrations, 2 maps. Book is bright, clean and unmarked with a tight, square binding and no wear to the cloth. The unclipped dustjacket shows only somevery minor edge wear. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 650g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, s... View more info

Life on the Line: Stories of Vietnam Air Combat

By: CHINNERY, Philip D.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A., St Martins Press: 1989

Edition: First USA Printing

Seller ID: 10704

ISBN: 0312025998

Condition: Near Fine


A 're-telling' of the air war in Vietnam between 1961 an 1972, by the pilots themselves. 256 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. Book is bright, clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square with no wear to the cloth. The unclipped dustjacket is nearly similar except for a tiny 'nick' to the top edge of the front panel. Weight, 424g. View more info

Canadian Aeronautical Journal: January, 1960

By: CHISHOLM, W. A. - Editor

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Aeronautical Institute: 1960

Edition: Volume 6, Number 1

Seller ID: 26689

Condition: VG+


Single Issue of the Journal of the Canadian Aeronautical Institute. Technical articles on aeronautics. Index for Volume 5 laid-in. [44pp], illustrated. Bright, clean interior, pages slightly browning. Sound, stapled binding. Clean wrappers, no damage. Weight, 150g. View more info

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Royal Air Force Bomber Command losses of the Second World War ; Volume Four

By: CHORLEY, W. R.

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Leicester, UK, Midland Counties Publications: 1998

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 045858

Condition: VG+


Fourth Volume in this series - Volume 4. Aircraft and crew losses, 1943 --. 494pp, weight, 800g This volume belonged to Second World War veteran of Bobmber Command who served in both the RAF and the RCAF. There are a few marks/notes to the interior and some personal notes to the title page. There are also two pages of notes laid-in as well as the original Invoice for the purchase of the book. Name of owner on request. Only external marks are a black mark to the bottom edge [Remainder?]. The binding is tight and square and there are two light creases to the spine. This volume looks almost new... View more info

Every Man a Tiger

By: CLANCY, Tom with HORNER, General Chuck

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Putnam's: 1999

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 08045

ISBN: 0-399-14493-5

Condition: As New


'An exploration of the art of war - a look deep into modern air power'. Emphasis on the Persian Gulf War. 564pp, photo illustrated. Mint condition - as new. View more info

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Finest Hour: The Battle of Britain

By: CLAYTON, Tim and CRAIG, Phil

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1999

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 09471

ISBN: 0-684-86930-6

Condition: As New


Story of the Battle of Britain in 1940. Companion to the PBS television series. 349pp, photo illustrated. An 'as new' copy. Several available. Weight, 630g. View more info

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First Day Cover: Siege de Paris Centenaire des Ballons Montes, 1870-71 to 1970-71

By: CLUB AEROSTATIQUE de FRANCE

Price: $4.00

Publisher: France, Club Aerostatique de Paris: 1971

Seller ID: 95451

Condition: Near Fine


First Day Cover for the 'Centenaire de la Poste par Ballons Montes' [Siege of Paris]. Size - 16 by 19 cm View more info

RAF Evaders: The Comprehensive Story of Thousands of Escapers and Their Escape Lines, Western Europe, 1940-1945

By: CLUTTON-BROCK, Oliver

Price: $17.00

Publisher: UK, Bounty Books: 2012

Edition: New Edition of 2008

Seller ID: 050926

ISBN: 0753722798

Condition: As New


The comprehensive story of thousands of Royal Air Force POW escapers and their escape lines in Western Europe, 1940-1945. xxxiii, 494 pages [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. Tight, square binding - no external wear to book or unclipped dustjacket. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 1.331g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance, USA rates by weight alone. View more info

But Not in Anger: The RAF in the Transport Role

By: COLE, Christopher and GRANT, Roderick

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, Ian Allan: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036602

ISBN: 0711009090

Condition: Fine


Record of the highlights of British military air transport in the earlier years [1918-1950's]. 1st printing, 8vo, 176pp, photo illustrated. Hardcover in blue cloth with gilt titles on spine and with dustjacket. Clean, tight copy. Weight, 654g. View more info

Wings Over the West. Russ Baker and the Rise of Pacific Western Airlines

By: CONDIT, John

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Madeira Park, Harbour Publishing: 1984

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 35935

ISBN: 0920080499

Condition: As New


History of a Canadian Airline and the life of its founder, Canadian bush pilot Russ Baker. Foreword by Pierre Berton. 235pp, photo illus., photo endpapers. As new copy with unclipped dustjacket. Red ink 'chop-mark' to tp. Unpacked weight, 585g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Images always available. Shipped well packed. [Maximum postage to anywhere within Canada is now approx US$15.00- up to 5kg total weight, boxed, insured, trackable and faster than regular parcels. Less wi... View more info

Corsairs to Panthers : U.S. Marine aviation In Korea

By: CONDON, John P.; MERSKY, Peter B.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Marine Corps; History & Museums Division: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 053947

ISBN: 1786251388

Condition: Good VG


'Marines in the Korean War commemorative series'. This is the story of the Marines who took to the sky above Korea, fulfilling many different missions including interdiction, night interception, close air support and tank busting. This memorial volume, richly illustrated, is a fitting monument to their courage and service. 56pp, profusely photo illustrated. Bright, clean and unmarked. Only defect - a light lower corner crease to the front wrapper. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overchar... View more info

The Cannibal Queen: An Aerial Odyssey Across America

By: COONTS, Stephen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pocket Books, NY [1992]:

Seller ID: 3059


'An Aerial Odyssey across the U.S.A. in a 1942 Stearman biplane'. 1st printing, 8vo, 344pp, color photo illus., endpaper maps [front endpapers upside down]. Hardcover with dustjacket. Small black felt-pen remainder mark to bottom edge. Fine/VG+ View more info

Story of the Bomber, 1914-1945

By: COOPER, Bryan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Octopus: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23808

ISBN: 0706404106

Condition: VG+


Superbly illustrated history of the Bomber with great artwork by John batchelor. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight binding with a slight, forward lean. Unclipped dustjacket is similar. Weight, 860g. View more info

Fighter: A History of Fighter Aircraft

By: COOPER, Bryan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A., Scribner: 1974

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 041451

ISBN: 0684135493

Condition: Fine


Beautifully illustrated guide to the fighter aircraft of WWI, WWII and beyond, with photographs, digrams, art drawings etc, many in color. 153pp, profusely illustrated. 29cm. Book is bright, clean and unmarked showing no wear. Clipped dustjacket is nearly similar. Weight, 753g. View more info

Barnstorming to Bushflying: British Columbia's Aviation Pioneers 1910-1930

By: CORLEY-SMITH, Peter

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Sono Nis Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041299

ISBN: 1550390201

Condition: About Fine


Pioneer aviators in British Columbia, 1910-1930. 242 p. : ill. ; 20 x 23 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, quite fresh and about 'as new'. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Weight, 523g. View more info

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Barnstorming to Bushflying: British Columbia's Aviation Pioneers 1910-1930

By: CORLEY-SMITH, Peter

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Sono Nis Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047145

ISBN: 1550390201

Condition: VG+


Pioneer aviators in British Columbia, 1910-1930. 242 p. : ill. ; 20 x 23 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, still quite fresh internally. Tight, square binding, no spine creases Minor creasing to top corner of the front panel. Weight, 523g. View more info

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10,000 hours: Reminiscences of a Helicopter Bush Pilot

By: CORLEY-SMITH, Peter

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Canada, Sono Nis Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051112

ISBN: 0919203647

Condition: About Fine


Autobiography focussing on author's experiences as a helicopter pilot in the Canadian arctic and northern parts of the provinces between 1954 and 1974. 245 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm. Book is bright and clean. Unmarked except for a tiny address label from a former owner to the ffep. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. Unclipped dustjacket is also bright and clean showing only very light edge wear, but no tears or chips. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual cos... View more info

Helicopters. The British Columbia Story

By: CORLEY-SMITH, Peter and PARKER, David N.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Victoria, B. C., Published in association with the British Columbia Provincial Museum: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4730

ISBN: 0969070357

Condition: Fine


History of the use of Helicopters in British Columbia. 1st printing, wrappers, 9"x8", 226pp, photo illustrated in b&w and in color. An about 'As New copy'. Unpacked weight, 397g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Images always available. Shipped well packed. [Maximum postage to anywhere within Canada is now approx US$15.00- up to 5kg total weight, boxed, insured, trackable and faster than regular parcels. Less will be charged if rates indicate]. View more info

McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle

By: CRICKMORE, Paul

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Smithmark Pub: 1992

Edition: USA Edition

Seller ID: 09721

ISBN: 0831714085

Condition: Near New


A volume in the series, 'Classic Warplanes'. History and description of the McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle fighter aircraft. 45, [1] pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm. A 'Near New' copy - bright, clean and unmarked in similar hard cover boards. Unpacked weight, 338g. Ships within North America, in card sleeve, for $4.00-$6.50 depending on location. Overseas - shipping at cost. Image available. View more info

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Luftwaffe in World War II: Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives (Images of War)

By: CROSBY, Francis

Price: $13.95

Publisher: UK, Pen & Sword Books: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1719

ISBN: 1844150860

Condition: Fine


A volume in the series, 'Images of War'. 'Good photo study of the Luftwaffe in WWII. Some unusual photographs, the captions being spot on'. 112 pages : chiefly illustrations, map ; 27 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. Weight, 353g. Lettermail may apply. View more info